Fatal Incident Waikaia

Fatal Incident Waikaia

Southern

At about 6.20pm Emergency Services responded to an incident at Waikaia where a 30 year old male who had been operating machinery at the gold mine had been involved in a serious incident.

As a result of this incident the man has sustained critical injuries from which he subsequently died.

Worksafe New Zealand have been notified and will be investigating the incident.

The name of the deceased man will be released once next of kin have been advised.